A large well established manufacturing/retail company is looking for a creative graphic designer to join the KZN branch
Main job function
· Design, layout and formatting of materials using illustrative, typographic, photographic and graphic elements and create visual solutions that ensure that all design solutions reflect the company’s branding strategy and meets its objective on time and on budget
Degree on graphic design/communications or equivalent
Duties will include but not be limited too:
10 years combined experience in designing for print and Internet
Manage projects to ensure quality and consistency of products and compliance with communication and visual strategy.
Research and identify specialized contract and vendor assistance for completion of design related projects.
Coordinate, manage and monitor the outside services of specialty products, designers, illustrators, photographers and vendors in coordination with Creative Services Director. Verify expenses and monitor vendor performance.
Identify problems, recommend solutions and implement changes in the creative and production process, provide advice to project managers concerning the appropriate application by keeping up with new or changing technologies.
Plan, manage and implement schedules with Senior Director, Public Affairs to achieve accurate projection of time and budget, and keep manager informed of job status.
Prepare approved electronic files for print publications, exhibits, promotional Internet, electronic presentations and other audiovisual projects, using the most appropriate technology.
Develop visual concepts and design alternatives using appropriate media.
Develop, manage and execute creative designs on assigned projects and serve as design lead for other creative staff
A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.